Ely Outdoor Enthusiasts

Enjoy outdoor fitness events in east-central Nevada


The Ely Outdoor Enthusiasts' mission is to encourage people to be active and lead healthy lifestyles  through fitness events that raise funds for community-wide wellness while promoting tourism in White Pine County, Nevada.


Color Me Ely 5K

May 20, 2017 @ 10 am

White Pine High School

This color run will take you through 5 color stations where you will get sprayed with colored liquid or powder!

Adult with t-shirt (11 years and up): $35 

Children with t-shirt (5 - 10 years old): $25 

10 - person team: $275

Kids 4 and under are FREE!*

*free kids do not get a shirt, but a shirt can be purchased while supplies last.

Same Day Registration starts at 8:30am

Team sign-ups will not be available at same day registration and must register online!

All ages are welcome with parental consent.

Go to 'Registration' tab above to sign up today!


Color Explosion will start at 11:00 AM!


Event information:

  • The color powder is colored corn starch and it is non-toxic and environmentally safe; however, be aware, it may irritate your eyes or lungs.  Recommend wearing sunglasses to protect your eyes and a bandanna to protect your lungs.  
  • You have the option to purchase a white shirt to wear when registering online.  A few extras will be avialable, however these will be handed out on a first come, first serve basis the day of the event.
  • There will be a color explosion at the end of the event; however this year the color explosion will start one hour after the race start.  If you want to particpate make sure you are at the finish line by 11:00am!
  • They colored powder could stain your clothing if you wait to long to run them through the washer!  Wear something you don't mind getting stained.  We will not be held responsible for ruined clothing!
  • This is a fun run and there will be no awards or medals.  We will be practicing with our timing system and you can be timed if you so choose.  
  • No pets allowed on the course.
  • Strollers and wagons ARE allowed on the course.
  • There are NO REFUNDS!
  • The event will occur rain or shine, but start could be delayed.

The Route:

The route is an out and back from the White Pine High School.